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Lidded teacup with decoration of hibiscus, the flower representing the seventh lunar month

Marks

qiyue kuihua (see unicode entry) 七月葵花

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. J. A. Garland, June 9, 1911. Ret'd Sept. 22, 1923. Purchased at the sale of the James A. Garland Collection, American Art Galleries, N. Y.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1664–1911

Accession Number

21.110a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics